PHE daily wagers, ors along with their children protest against delay in wages
April 04: Dozens of Public Health Engineering (PHE) daily wagers, casual
labourers, Land donors and ITI workers along with their children staged a
protest on Thursday, demanding their wages pending from past 18 months.
employees under the banner of Public Health Engineering Kashmir Joint Employees
Association (PHEKJEA) along with their kids assembled at Pratap Park here,
chanting slogans against the government for withholding their wages from over
one a half year.
said delay in releasing their wages has led to the immense hardships to
thousands of families. Accusing the government for ignoring their plights, the
protesting employees here have demanded immediate redressal of their
association president, Sajad Ahmad Parray said that today’s protest was
organized against delay in wages from last 18 months.
the employees continued with the lockdown of offices from last three days and
have decided to lockdown all the offices till April 06 as mark of protest
against the delay in releasing their wages.
that government instead of releasing the wages of PHE employees are leaving
them to lurch at large. He also said that government must release their wages
pending from nearly two years.
the government will not release our wages soon then they will stop water supply
from all the division to mark a protest against the delay in wages,” he said.
protesting employees also urged the government to release their wages at an